St. Joseph's Healthcare Hamilton
Charlton Campus, Rapid Access Addiction Medicine (RAAM)

During COVID-19 many St. Joseph's programs and services have been cancelled or are being offered virtually. Please contact before visiting in person.

Short-term outpatient addiction clinic serving those with substance abuse issues. The purpose of the clinic is to provide quick access to care for addiction issues, including assessments, counselling and prescriptions for medications that may help with lessening cravings and withdrawal symptoms.

Services include:

Rapid assessment

Pharmacological treatment

One on one counselling

Referrals to community resources

The RAAM Clinic is located in the portable building located on the corner of James Street South and Charlton Avenue East.
225 James St S
Hamilton, ON
L8P 3B2
Hours: Mon-Fri 8:00 am-4:00 pm * Walk-in Hours: Wednesdays 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
Phone: 905-522-1155 x35800


Age 16 and older. Individuals struggling with addiction.


By appointment, self-refer by calling (905) 522-1155 x35800 or filling out a referral form found on the website.


None - OHIP funded – fees for medications, most covered under OW, ODSP, and private insurance


Fully Accessible



Areas Served

Hamilton (City of)

Agency Type

Non Profit